Guardian: NATO Plans Bases to Counter Russian Military

August 27, 2014 – The Guardian is8089809186_7aac567f9e_z reporting that the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) forces are being deployed to new bases in eastern Ukraine to counter Russian military advancement.

From the report:

“Nato is to deploy its forces at new bases in eastern Europe for the first time, in response to the Ukraine crisis and in an attempt to deter Vladimir Putin from causing trouble in the former Soviet Baltic republics, according to its secretary general.
Anders Fogh Rasmussen said the organisations’s summit in Cardiff next week would overcome divisions within the alliance and agree to new deployments on Russia’s borders – a move certain to trigger a strong reaction from Moscow.”

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